Forschungsgemeinschaft Funk e.V.

FGF Exposure and Technology Projects

Title::

Numerical Body Dosimetry in Complex Field Distributions

Principle Invesitgator: Prof. Niels Kuster, IT`IS Foundation Zürich
Duration:: 2006 -2007
Abstract: Journal Website
Publication
(not "peer-reviewed):
"Sicherheit auf dem Dach: FGF-Studie zur Absorption bei Arbeiten in der Nähe von Sendeantennen" (FGF-Newsletter 3/2008) deutsch
Publication
("peer reviewed")

Gosselin, M.-C., Christ, A., Kühn, S., Kuster, N.: Dependence of the occupational exposure to mobile phone base stations on the properties of the antenna and the human body. IEEE Trans. Electromagn. Compat. 51 (2): 227-235 (2009)


Titel: Exposure devices for experiments with laboratory animals in the frequency range
2 GHz - 10 GHz

Principle Investigator:
Prof. Hansen
Institution:
Chair of Theoretical Electrical Engineering, Bergische Universitaet Gesamthochschule Wuppertal, Germany
Duration:
2003
Abstract:
Not yet available
Final Report:
Download
Other Sources:
WHO-Database

Titel: Development of a Model describing the Coupling between Electrodes of Cardiac Pacemakers and Transmitting Antennas in their Close Vicinity in the Frequency Range from
50 MHz to 500 MHz

Principle Investigator:
Prof. Landstorfer
Institution:
Institute of Radio Technology, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Duration:
1997 - 1998
Abstract:
Not yet available
Final Report:
Download (pdf 5,18 MB)
Publication:
"Analysis of electromagnetic scattering problems by an iterative combination of MoM with GMT using MPI for the communication."
Jakobus, U.; Ruoß, H.-O.; Landstorfer, F. M. in: Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol. 19, No. 1, September 1998, pp. 1-4.
Abstract PubMed
Publication:
(not "peer reviewed")

FGF Newsletter April 2000 (pdf, 177 KB)

"Worst case study of the coupling between electrodes of cardiac pacemakers and transmitting antennas."
Geisbusch,L.; Jakobus, U.; Landstorfer F. M.; Maier, M.; Ruoß, H.-O., Spreitzer, W.; Waldmann, J.: 22nd Annual BEMS Meeting, 11.-16.6.2000, Munich / Germany, Abstract Book, pp. 230-231.
BEMS Abstractbook 2000 (pdf, 3,27 MB)

Other sources:
WHO-Database

Titel: Interference of Cardiac Pacemakers by Mobile Phones
Principle Investigator:
Prof. Irnich
Institution:
Institute for Medical Engineering, University of Giessen, Germany
Duration:
1993 - 1994
Abstract:
Not yet available
Final Report:
Editon Wissenschaft Nr. 7, May 1996 (pdf, 290 KB)
Publication:

"Electromagnetic Interference of Pacemakers by Mobile Phones."
Irnich, W.; Batz, L.; Müller, R.; Tobisch, R. in: PACE, Vol. 19, 1996, pp. 1431 f.
Abstract PubMed

Other Sources:
WHO-Database
EMF-Portal

Titel: Electromagnetic Immunity of Cardiac Pacemakers in the Frequency Range 30 kHz to 2.5 GHz
Principle Investigators:
Dr. Meckelburg, Dr. Jahre, Dr. Matkey
Institution:
CETECOM GmbH, Essen, Germany
Duration:
1993 - 1995
Abstract:
Not yet availabler
Final Report:
Edition Wissenschaft 5, March 1996 (pdf, 784 KB) german flag
Publication:
(not "peer reviewed")

Edition Wissenschaft 6, April 1996 (pdf, 587 KB) german flag

Other Sources:
WHO-Database

Titel: Development of a Calculation Method for the Input Impedance of Cardiac Pacemakers and for the Interference Voltage induced at the Pacemaker by an External Dipole
Principle Investigator:
Prof. Hansen
Institution:
Chair of Radio Frequency Engineering, Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany
Duration:
1993 - 1995
Abstract:
Not yet available
Final Report:
FGF Edition Wissenschaft 6, April 1996 (pdf, 587 KB) german flag
Other Sources:
WHO-Database

Titel: Guidelines for Experiments to Investigate the Effect of Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Biological Systems
Principle Investigator:
Prof. Hansen
Institution:
Chair of Theoretical Electrical Engineering, Bergische Universitaet Gesamthochschule Wuppertal, Germany
Duration:
1993 - 1994
Abstract:
Not yet available
Final Report:
Edition Wissenschaft 11, September 1996 (pdf, 261 KB)
Other Sources:
WHO-Database